Japanese deputy prime minister to the island.

Thursday, 02 May 2013 - 8:08

Japanese+deputy+prime+minister+to+the+island.

Deputy Prime Minister of Japan, Taro Aso, arrived in Sri lanka yesterday, as a follow up to the visit of President Mahinda Rajapaksa to Tokyo in March this year.

 

Parliamentary Senior Vice Minister of Finance uko Obuchi also arrived in Sri Lanka with the Deputy premier.

 

During their visit Aso and Obuchi will call on President Rajapaksa to discuss bilateral relations with a view to further strengthening the long-standing ties between the two countries and will also visit the Colombo Port and Colombo Dockyard.

 

The Japanese Government provided financial assistance for upgrading and expansion of the Colombo Port.



Pensions to be paid on April 2 and 3
Sunday, 29 March 2020 - 22:28

It has been decided to pay the pensions on April 2 and 3. This decision was taken at the Presidential Task Force meeting. Pensioners who cannot collect... Read More

Legal action against former MP Patali Champika for conducting a meeting disregarding health advisory
Sunday, 29 March 2020 - 22:37

Police Media Spokesperson stated that the law will be enforced against former minister Patali Champika Ranawaka who held a meeting yesterday disregarding... Read More

Two (2) Coronavirus patients identified – Total number reported in SL increases to 117
Sunday, 29 March 2020 - 20:00

Two (02) more patients transferred to IDH from Chilaw and Rathnapura hospitals after they were confirmed for COVID- 19 virus infection. Therefore, the... Read More